I was intrigued when I received the May CK and saw an article titled Make 12 Layouts in One Night! It was totally what I needed. I am so far behind in my scrapbooking. This article basically gave you the layouts and told you exactly what to do -- photo placement, embellishments to use, etc. just like a recipe So I took the challenge and created 12 layouts without thinking about it too much -- just scraplifting as much as I could. And while my version was more like 12 layouts in one week, I'm still proud of what I was able to accomplish. I also got to play with a style that is a little different than my own -- it really helped me learn how to use some of my embellishments and lots of ribbon.
Here's my take (in order from 1-12):